LibriVox recording of Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley. Read by Caden Vaughn Clegg. Frankenstein begins in epistolary form, documenting the correspondence between Captain Robert Walton and his sister, Margaret Walton Saville. Walton sets out to explore the North Pole and expand his scientific knowledge in hopes of achieving fame and friendship. The ship becomes trapped in ice, and, one day, the crew sees a dog sled in the distance, on which there is the figure of a giant man. Hours later, the crew... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Gothic, horror, morality, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, literature, Librivox, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
This is a really old Frankenstein movie made by the Edison corporation. It isn't a very good copy, but any copy is better than no copy. It was originally made in 1910 Topics: Silver Screen, Black and White movies, vintage movies, classic movies, Silent movies
LibriVox recording of Frankenstein, or Modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Victor Frankenstein discovers the secret of animating lifeless matter and, by assembling body parts, creates the monster who has no name in the book. Rejected by society, the Monster vows revenge on his creator. (Summary written by Gesine) Note: Audio files were volume adjusted and re-uploaded May 3, 2010. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: audiobook, literature, librivox, horror Source: LibriVox recording of Gutenberg e-text #84
The first film adaptation of the often filmed Mary Shelley story. This film was originally released on March 18 1910. From the Edison Kinetogram: Frankenstein, a young student, is seen bidding his sweetheart and father goodbye, as he is leaving home to enter a college in order to study the sciences. Shortly after his arrival at college he becomes absorbed in the mysteries of life and death to the extent of forgetting practically everything else. His great ambition is to create a human being,... ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Early film, Silent films, Frankenstein, Thomas Edison, Charles Ogle
Parody of "Semi-Charmed Life" by Third Eye Blind. Frankenstein's monster has a bit of a self-image crisis. Topics: Blaydeman, Frankenstein Life, Semi-Charmed Life, Third Eye Blind, parody, Frankenstein's Monster,...
This 1910 adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic tale was written and directed by J. Searle Dawley and produced at the Edison Studios in New York. You can find out more about Frankenstein at A Passion For Horror. Topics: frankenstein, 1910, edison studios, Searle Dawley, mary shelley